Concerts are held every 3rd Sunday, April through November and the 1st Sunday of December.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns for the safety of our artists and concert patrons, and in compliance with restrictions on social activities, we anticipate additional concerts will be cancelled, but in the spirit of optimism we will wait to decide as the dates approach. Please return to this site for the most current information on our schedule.

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Misha & Cipa Dichter, piano

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Now in the sixth decade of a distinguished global career, MISHA DICHTER remains one of America’s most popular artists, extending a musical heritage from the Russian Romantic School, as personified by Rosina Lhevinne, his mentor at The Juilliard School, and the German Classical style that was passed on to him by Aube Tzerko, a pupil of Artur Schnabel. He also studied composition and analysis with Leonard Stein, a disciple of Arnold Schoenberg.  Born in Shanghai to parents who had fled Poland at the outbreak of World War II, Misha Dichter and his family moved to Los Angeles when he was…

Yoonah Kim, clarinet & Wynona Wang, piano

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Robert Schumann: Romance in F-sharp major, op. 28 no. 2 Robert Schumann: Piano Sonata No. 1 in f-sharp minor, Op. 11  Clara Schumann: 3 Romances for violin and piano, Op.22,(arranged for clarinet and piano by Yoonah Kim)  Johannes Brahms: Sonata in E-flat major for clarinet and piano, Op. 120 No. 2 Hailed by The New York Times for her "inexhaustible virtuosity", clarinetist Yoonah Kim is rapidly earning recognition as a young artist of uncommon musical depth and versatility. Yoonah is a winner of the 2016 Concert Artists Guild International Competition. The first solo clarinetist to win CAG in nearly 30 years, this Korean-Canadian artist joins the ranks of…

Ulysses Quartet

Churchill Historic Park District 158-170 W Main St, Stamford, New York

An outdoor concert at the Churchill Historic Park District
158-170 W Main St., Stamford, New York 12167

The Ulysses String Quartet has been praised for their “textural versatility,” “grave beauty” and “the kind of chemistry many quartets long for, but rarely achieve” (The Strad), as well as their “avid enthusiasm … chops to back up their passion” (San Diego Story), “delivered with a blend of exuberance and polished artistry” (The Buffalo News).

Founded in the summer of 2015, the group won the grand prize and gold medal in the senior string division of the 2016 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and first prize in the 2018 Schoenfeld International String Competition. In 2017, the quartet finished first in the American Prize and won second prize at the Osaka International Chamber Music Competition. They were winners of the Vietnam International Music Competition in 2019. From 2017 to 2019, Ulysses was in residence at the Louis Moreau Institute in New Orleans, working with composer Morris Rosenzweig.

Zach Adleman Quartet

Churchill Historic Park District 158-170 W Main St, Stamford, New York

An outdoor jazz concert at the Churchill Historic Park District
158-170 W Main St., Stamford, New York 12167

Playing selections by Frank Sinatra, Thelonious Monk, Art Blakey, and others.

RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED as tent seating is limited; walk-ups will want to bring a lawn chair and arrive early to sign in.
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003

Masks & social distancing encouraged.
Rain or shine (under a tent).
In-person donations welcome.

Invoke Multi-String Quartet

Rexmere Park Stamford, New York

An outdoor concert at the Churchill Historic Park District
158-170 W Main St., Stamford, New York 12167

RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED as tent seating is limited; walk-ups will want to bring a lawn chair and arrive early to sign in.
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003

Masks required under the tent & social distancing encouraged.
Rain or shine.
In-person donations welcome.

David Fung, piano

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

An indoor concert at the Stamford United Methodist Church
88 Main St., Stamford, New York 12167

RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003

Masks required; social distancing encouraged.
In-person donations welcome.

Boyd Meets Girl (Free Concert)

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required

Last minute change in performers!
Unfortunately, Empire Wild is not able to perform this weekend, but we've found an amazing last-minute substitution!

Boyd Meets Girl pairs Australian classical guitarist Rupert Boyd with American cellist Laura Metcalf. The duo performs an eclectic and engaging range of repertoire, from Bach to Beyoncé. Both acclaimed soloists in their own right, Boyd has been described as “truly evocative” by The Washington Post, and as "a player who deserves to be heard" by Classical Guitar Magazine, while Metcalf, also a member of the ensembles Sybarite5 and Break of Reality, has been called "brilliant" by Gramophone. 

Francesca Anderegg, violin & Matthew McCright, piano

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Francesca Anderegg, violin & Matthew McCright, piano
"Adjoining: Music by Women"

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited.
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Please wear a mask at this indoor event to protect yourself and others.
By donation.

Euclid Quartet & Adrian Daurov, cello

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Sunday, May 15, 3PM
at the Stamford United Methodist Chruch
88 Main Street, Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required
By donation

Tesla Quartet & David Kaplan, piano

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Sunday, June 19, 3PM
at the Stamford United Methodist Chruch
88 Main Street, Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required
By donation

Juilliard Jazz Ensemble

Churchill Historic Park District 158-170 W Main St, Stamford, New York

Sunday, July 17, 3PM
at the Stamford United Methodist Chruch
88 Main Street, Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required
By donation

Danbi Um, violin, and JIJI, guitar

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Sunday, August 21, 3PM
at the Stamford United Methodist Chruch
88 Main Street, Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required
By donation

Mei Stone Wind Trio

Stamford United Methodist Church 88 Main St., Stamford, NY

Sunday, September 18, 3PM
at the Stamford United Methodist Chruch
88 Main Street, Stamford, NY

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED as church seating is limited
E-mail: FOMAdmin@friendsmusic.org
Phone#: 518.918.8003
Masks & social distancing required
By donation